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Property Spotlight: The Nordic

07/24/2018, 1:00pm CDT
By Be In Business

Get to know the amenities and space available at The Nordic

The mpls downtown council’s Intersections: The Downtown 2025 Plan and its development committee is focused on helping attract and retain businesses and talent to downtown Minneapolis. Part of that mission is helping spotlight the largest available office space locations in an effort to fill vacancies. This week's spotlight features The Nordic, a newly-constructed building located in the North Loop section of downtown Minneapolis. Get to know the space available and how your business could benefit from being located here. To learn more about space availability, please contact Katie Tufford, senior director, Cushman & Wakefield at:


Name of building: The Nordic

Building Address: 729 Washington Ave 

Year Built: 2019

Number of stories: 10

Maximum Contiguous Square Feet: 120,000

Average floor plate sizes: 20,000


Get to know The Nordic:

The Nordic is an authentic modern warehouse office building within the most sought after submarket in the upper Midwest. The development and North Loop Neighborhood offer the kind of mixed use vibrancy and walkability employers are now seeking to attract and inspire the best employees. The building is being constructed with extraordinary architectural detail and using cutting edge design practices focused on the wellness of employees. The development is centered around a unique 4-season plaza. Whether it’s a summer concert, winter curling, or a fall flea market, the plaza will embrace the Nordic history of Minnesota throughout the entire year. The Nordic offers 14-foot floor to floor heights, exposed ceiling decks, an expansive window line, interconnecting staircases, and a thoughtfully positioned elevator core on floorplates designed to support today’s best workplace strategies.


Key business tenants currently located in your building: Ovative


The Nordic has the following amenities: 

  • On-site parking garage
  • Nearby parking ramp accessibility 
  • Retail shops 
  • Convenient on-site valet
  • Executive parking
  • Two full service restaurants flanking the exterior plaza
  • Retail
  • Bike storage
  • Micro-unit housing
  • Exterior gathering spaces
  • Anchor tenants will enjoy access to one of the strategically positioned private patios


Key restaurants, coffee shops and services available within 2 blocks of the building:



Spy House Coffee, Dunn Brothers Coffee, Caribou Coffee, TRUCE, Corner Coffee



Bar La Grassa, Be’Wiched Deli, Borough, Black Sheep, Smack Shack, Cuzzy’s, Moose & Sadie’s, Tulibee, J.D. Hoyt’s, The Monte Carlo, Spoon and Stable, The Bachelor Farmer, Red Cow, Red Rabbit, Crisp & Green, Runyon’s, 112 Eatery, Pizza Luce, Sweet Chow, Nolo’s Kitchen & Bar, Edward’s Desserts, The Loon Cafe, Cowboy Jack’s, Dulono’s Pizza, Jackson’s Hole Bar & Grill, Jun, C McGee’s Deli, Darby’s Pub & Grill



Inbound Brewery, Fulton Brewery, Freehouse Brewery, Modist Brewing, Clockwerks Brewing



Atmosfere, Lole, Martin Patrick 3, Warby Parker, InVision, Askov Finlayson, D. NOLO, Kit and Ace, Wilson & Willy’s, Russel + Hazel, The Foundry Home Goods, L’Atelier Couture, Bonobos, Love Your Melon, Brian Graham Salon, North Loop Wine & Spirits, One-on-One Bicycle Studio


Night Life:

Clubhouse Jagger, Parlour, The Loop, Toast Wine Bar & Cafe, Marvel Bar, Bev’s Wine Bar, Jetset Bar, Dalton & Wade


Fitness opportunities: 

Alchemy 365, North Loop Fitness, Dharma Cycle yoga and Anytime Fitness


LEED certified: No


More Information:

The Nordic is Minnesota’s first registered WELL project. By embracing the WELL Building Standard and committing to the pursuit of certification, United Properties has committed to prioritizing the health and well-being of its tenants. WELL Core & Shell Certification ensures a healthier indoor environment for all building occupants and offers tenants the ideal design foundation to pursue additional interior certifications to further distinguish their firm from the competition. This premier office building in Minneapolis’ iconic historic North Loop district will be an amenity to building occupants and community members.


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